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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Featured Events This Week    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    
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News and Events, Questions and Answers, Food And Fun, For Sale and Wanted



Cultural Center Summer Course -->> - The cultural center is very pleased to invite you to the summer course 2013. We will be taking children ages 4 to 12, children will be learning arts, games and languages. If you have children or friends please tell them or bring them. The course starts on the 15th of july from 4 to 6 pm, monday to friday for 3 weeks. The course is free!

I would like to ask for any materials that you could donate in order to work with the children, last year we had 45 children and material for 15... We need white sheeet, color sheets, scissors, glue, paint brushes (cheap ones), construction paper in differet colors, glitter, and really anything that you could give. For dropping the material there will be a box at the cultural center in the main library. text me or e mail me for more info. 612 149 69 91 Ivonne Benitez. Thank you very much for your support. Our Todos Santos children will be happy! - Ivonne Benitez, jeremyvonn [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121496991, Todos Santos

Public Hearings For Development Playa Santos - There is so much confusing information regarding the environmental permits for the proposed residential and hotel development in Punta Lobos known as "Playa Santos", we are requesting that SEMARNAT (the federal environmental protection agency), hold public information hearings in Todos Santos to allow the developers to present their environmental impact study to the community and provide an opportunity for the people of Todos Santos to ask questions. These hearings must be requested by a significant number of residents. You can download a form letter requesting the hearings at goo.gl/uajhD. You can leave the signed letter at Cafe La Esquina, Cafe Todos Santos, Cafe Felix or the office of Amerimex and we will see that they are delivered to SEMARNAT. - Agua Vale Mas Que Oro, info [- at -] aguavalemasqueoro.com, 612 145-0050

Todos Santos 5k Run - The Palapa Society is proud to once again sponsor the 5K walk/run through scenic Todos Santos. December 28th isn't that far off and this is great motivation for us all to get moving and training, so put the date on your calendar and start walking. - Tim Doyle, Timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, www.palapasociety.org, Todos Santos
Join Our Organic Box Program - We at Huerta Las Tunas in Todos Santos are starting a CSA this year. Register now to be a part of this exciting new way to get your organic vegetables! Members receive a box of everything we are harvesting each week, depending on what is in season. Our season runs December through June 2014. Register and pay now so we can buy seeds and start greenhouse work! Get in touch with your farm, and your climate, and your food! All the info is on our website. Feel free to call or email with any questions. Spots are very limited, so if you're interested sign up now! - Caroline Benzel, Caroline.benzel [- at -] gmail.com, Http://lastunasfarm.wordpress.com, 612 139 4017, Todos Santos<
Photography Help - I am looking for someone to show me how to use my new Panasonic Lumix G5. I would love to take a class or workshop with someone that has used this camera. I live in Cabo San Lucas but would be willing to travel to Todos Santos or nearby areas. Tammy Matthews at casamatthews [- at -] gmail.com. - Tammy Matthews, casamatthews [- at -] gmail.com
Looking For Inexpensive Dresser/chest Of Drawers - - Found HIS... now need HERS! Still looking for a dresser of drawers. Nothing special, solid wood preferred. - April Or Bolo, lotusmother [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 169 9291
Are You Traveling To Portland? - Looking for someone who's coming North from Todos Santos/Pescadero to bring a 5 x 7 envelope with a manual, CD and some cables to Portland, Vancouver or Eugene before July 16th. Please email me for details, Thanks! - Patricia Baum, teampaty [- at -] gmail.com, 503 754-8753

For Sale: 5 Person Far Infrared Sauna - Deep penetrating relief for aches, pains, soreness. Lower Blood Pressure, Burn Calories and Sweat out Toxins. Releive Stress. Great for Skin and Face. Look and Feel Younger! Retail $5495.00 Sale at $1250.00 - Craig, bajapure [- at -] hotmail.com, http://www.amazon.com/Sun-Life-Person-Hollywood/dp/BOOOWHA9D4, La Paz

Furniture! Casa Decor La Paz & Cabo - Patio Furniture* Wicker & Rattan* Marble * Rustic Hand Painted Furniture * Copper Furniture * Lighting * Kitchen Cabinets * Doors * Floor & Wall Covering * Art * Accessories * Metal Furniture* Fountains and Urns * Mexican Furniture * Imports from Around the World* Large Selection of Furniture, Rugs & Accessories. Interior Design Service! Custom Furniture! We have it all! 2 locations (Cabo and La Paz) Summer Sale: 25% to 40% Off Selected items!

Now Wholesale to the Public: ** Low Price Guarantee. Venta de Mayoreo al Publico ** Garantizamos los precios mas baratos
Cabo San Lucas: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos & Natural Granit. Tel:172 6675; Vonage: 888-557-6533; Mexican Cell: 624-176 8146. Mary Aguirre E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com
La Paz: 12,000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon
Visit our website at www.antiquerowmarket.com or e-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net
3 to 12 month Credit - no interest with Banamex card Telephone: 612-129-3364 or Cell: 612-141-7615; USA Telephone: 303-777-5157 - Luis Hernandez

Spanish Lessons Offered - If you are staying for the summer in Todos Santos come do something fun and learn or practice your Spanish. Unique methodology that adapts to your needs. BA in Bilingual Education and Cambrigde Certified Teacher. Come for a free sample exam or just for a talk about the program. Profa. Ivonne Benitez. - Ivonne Benitez, jeremyvonn [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 149 6991, Todos Santos
White Sand Massage, Hair Salon, & Day Spa -->> - Summer Specials Cheap! Here's what we're offering: 20% OFF Hair Cuts, Styling, & Coloring for Men & Women (new Paul Mitchell colors in stock).

We're located at 115 H.C. Militar in Downtown Todos Santos. We're open every day 10-6pm. Call or come by for Appointment. Hope to see you soon! - Alondra, Mirtha, Maria, Or Ana, info [- at -] WhiteSandMassage.com, http://www.WhiteSandMassage.com, 612 145-0571, Todos Santos

25 Ft Macgregor Sailboat - 1981 MacGregor Swing Keel Sailboat on Trailer. Has lift for easy lifting the mast, VHF, Head, 3 sails, Pop Top, and sink. 9.9 long shaft Sail-master outboard, $3,500or $2,800 with out motor. See at http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/boa/3917598017.html. Call cell at 624-137-7721 or Skype 760-208-4898. Boat is in Los Barriles - Paul Desmit, palapapaul [- at -] gmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/boa/3917598017.html, 624-137-7721, Baja California Sur
Propnae Refrigerators By Crystal Cold - New propane refrigerators built by the Amish. 11 cu ft to 21 cu ft these units come with a 3 year warranty. Delivered to your location. Cabo Construction Management is the exclusive dealer for Crystal Cold propane refrigerators in the Baja. - Jim Coulson, jimcoulsoncontractor [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.propanerefrigerator.com/, 612 183 1077, Baja California Sur
Need Propaine Frig - Looking for a 10 to 15 cubic foot newer frige, used is OK. Contact kurt at paradiserods [- at -] gmail.com 970 216 2606 - Kurt Johnson, paradiserods [- at -] gmail.com, 970 216 2606
Hughes Net Equipment - Became surplus after DSL came to Comitan. One meter dish and supports, HN7000 receiver/transmitter, all cables, power supply, etc. Worked perfectly when deactivated. Best Offer. Located in La Paz. Pictures available. mmmconnect [- at -] hotmail.com, La Paz

Plastic Surgeon In La Paz - This summer look younger. Readers can ask for and take advantage of a 500 pesos discount on botox.

Plastic Surgeon in La Paz Offers 30 Years of Experience. Certified until 2015, member of ISAPS (International Society Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), member of AMCPER (Mexican Society Of Plastic Surgery), and many others. I do any cosmetic surgery, botox, fillers, radiofrecuency, intense pulse light, permanent hair removal.

My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. - Manlio Speziale,e mail manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com,web page,where you can see some surgery results of pre and postoperative cases. Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz - Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 office

Travel Trailer - 1993 sierra cobra 24 feet, fully loaded with many new professionaly done upgrades in 2011, very roomy and everything works great and its a clean well maintained trailer, wheelchair accessible also. Asking 10,000 usd/pesos or best offer. - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074 / 250 763 1511, Baja California Sur

Palms For Sale! - I have multiple varieties of palm trees for sale. Royals, Plumoso, Bird Of Paradise, Garden Palms, Washingtonians, Coco Palms, Canaries and Jelly Palms. Papayas, Bananas and more. Many different sizes available. Reasonable prices. If necessary I can help with transplanting, landscaping and setting up drip irrigation. - David, 612-153-6029, Pescadero

The Distillery Presents - Special Notice - Our First Still Has Arrived! Come in and meet "Isis", she is getting comfortable in her new home and will be making magic happen soon.

New Hours and Event Schedule - We are starting to open at 1:00pm and TV Episode Night on Monday & Wednesday. See your favorites either our inside screen on our big screen, check our website for specifics. Look for the summer kitchen on the front patio.

New - T V Episode Night - Wednesday July 10 starting at 6:00pm shown on the bar flat panel. Dexter and other local favorites.

T G I Friday and James BBQ Night - Friday July 12, 4:00 - 7:00pm. Come in for 2 for 1 drinks, darts and complimentary chips & queso or our fresh popcorn. BBQ starts at 5:00

The Distillery Movie Night - Girl with a Pearl Earring - Friday July 12 - 8:15pm Starring: Colin Firth, Scarlett Johansson & Tom Wilkinson. A young peasant maid working in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer becomes his talented assistant and the model for one of his most famous works. Every scene looked like a painting and they perfectly captured Vermeer's light. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0335119/?ref_=sr_3

Check The Distillery web calendar has all the info at http://thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santo

Power Wheelchair - 2009 invicare tdx sp fully loaded with tilt, fully adjustable, suspension, new tires, cushion, 2 new batteries,hardly used never been outside. asking 10,000 usd/pesos or best offer. - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074 / 250 763 1511, Baja California Sur

Saturday And Wednesday Baja Wine Sale! - Hey, all you Vino-Lovers, come tomorrow (Wed. and Sat.) between 2-8pm to La Bodega de Todos Santos. We'll have incredible savings on everything in the Best Baja Wine Shop (from 10-30% off)! Special prices on a range of olive oils, aprons, shirts and caps and of course:
  • Mexican Bubblies, from Extra Brut-to Dulce!
  • Various Whites, from Vivacious Viogniers to Complex Chardonnays!
  • And Unique Baja Reds including Big Blends, Spicy Syrahs, easy-drinking stainless steel Cabs and Tempranillos and much much much more, including our very own Perluca Reserva 2008 100% Carignan and our elegant Artist Series Zinfandel!
Stop by and your palate will be pleasantly surprised by the quality of Baja's Incredible Wine Scene. We happily host private tasting parties, cater large weddings (crystal glasses, sommelier-led explanantions, etc) and any sort of Event where you would love to feature Local Food and Local Wine and Local Flavor! Feel free to Email us to set your date.

See you mañana [- at -] La Bodega on Calle Hidalgo!!! Summer Hours: Wed. and Sat. only, 2-8pm. - Alejandra, labodegadetodossantos [- at -] gmail.com; janauc [- at -] yahoo.com, www.facebook.com/pages/La-Bodega-de-Todos-Santos/117662031632529, 612 152 0300, Baja California Sur

Yamaha Generator - 6 month old go green 4 stroke that runs great, low maintanance, easy to move anD pull start, 5700 running watts 7125 starting watts. 900.00 usd/pesos or best offer. - J D, wcdude65 [- at -] yahoo.ca, 624 168 9074 / 250 763 1511, Baja California Sur

Carpenter Looking For Work - I´ve been a carpenter for over 25 yrs with Moen woodworks in san clemente CA: I now live here in baja and need work. Will come to your house and give estimate. I am a master finish carpenter. - David Comer, countylinedesign [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 1524586

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Featured Events This Week  Return to Top

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring business and community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours," "Daily Specials," "Weekly Classes," or other recurring business (for profit) activities or workshops.)


Tuesday, July 9
Singles Mixer - At 1:00 p.m. at the home of Sylvia St. Clair (#24 on the Otra Lado map in the Journal). Any questions, please email - Moonstone, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com., Todos Santos
Thursday, July 11
"Dejando Huellas" / "Leaving Traces" Art By The Children Of The Autism Network - Art exhibition, "Leaving Traces," by Children of the Autism Network, 6:30PM, Hotel Bahia, Avenue El Pescador, Cabo San Lucas. Info: - Maria Ampudia, Public Relations & Events,Cel. 624 119 57 66, ampudia.maria [- at -] gmail.com (translation by The Baja Western Onion)
Friday, July 12
Movie Night - Girl with a Pearl Earring at The Distilery starting at 8:15pm. Starring: Colin Firth, Scarlett Johansson & Tom Wilkinson. - Vivianne, viviannej [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santo
Saturday, July 13
Palapa Society Library Open For Adults And Children - From 10 to 1pm, Palapa Society Center, Todos Santos. Calle Bojorquez between Cuauhtemec and Carrillo. - Eva , info [- at -] palapasociety.com, Todos Santos
Sunday, July 14
Dharma Talks - 10-11:30 am, La Arca, Topete/Pilar. Talk and guided Vipassana meditation. Everyone welcome. - Alvaro Colindres, Eldharma [- at -] mac.com, roberthalldharmatalks.wordpress.com, 612-145-0676, Todos Santos

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before choosing a date to see if something else is already planned and avoid conflicts. - The Baja Western Onion

Featured Local Services Directory  Return to Top

Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero

Language Classes
Se Habla...La Paz Spanish Language Summer School Specials for Baja Residents, Family and Friends. Call or message 122-7763 or write info [- at -] sehablalapaz.com or SKYPE julidelapaz. You can also visit our website, www.sehablalapaz.com. ĦBienvenidos!
Home Security
BajaAlarm provides Todos Santos, Pescadero & Cerritos with Security Alarm Systems, Alarm System Monitoring, Camera Surveillance Systems, Property Watch & Inspections, Property Maintenance and Property Management. Canadian Gringo-operated, Ex-Firefighter & First Responder. Email us at: bajaalarm [- at -] shaw.ca, Baja Alarm, Baja California Sur
Satellite TV/Water Systems
Todos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-104-2000, Todos Santos.
Towing Services
Baja Wheeling Towing Service - baja wheeling s.a. de c.v. is a legal, professional transporting company, servicing canada, usa and mexico. your rig won't be impounded by the federalizes. Ask us for a quote at 011-52-612-688-0073, send a email to bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com or review our websit at http://www.baja-wheeling.com. bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, www.baja-wheeling.com, Baja California Sur

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted  Return to Top


Casita For Rent - Cute, quaint casita for rent on quiet ranch in Pescadero. Available immediately. - Mariposa, 044-612-176-3119

Wanted To Rent - Retired couple looking for a long-term rental for one year plus starting November 1, 2013. Preferably fully furnished 2 bedroom house. WiFi connection is essential. A/C and/or pool would be a bonus. Will consider properties in the Pescadero, Cerritos and Todos Santos areas. Excellent references. Please reply to advntrphoto [- at -] gmail.com advntrphoto [- at -] gmail.com, Baja California Sur

New Home For Sale - Here is a two story home with two bedrooms and two bathrooms above the Las Tunas area. Lot size is 1,000 m/2, there is water but no power. Great views of Ocean. Asking 150 K. obo, maybe seller finance. - , lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-161-4728, Todos Santos

House For Sale In Las Tunas - $135,000 but open to offers. Private sale by owner. You can find out more on this link to craigs list - Paul, rainbowdance8 [- at -] hotmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/reo/3916430741.html, Todos Santos


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Note: Ads will run for two weeks unless dated. Please list the date in the title, and specify which airport. Goes without saying, everyone shares expenses for beer, gas, food, etc

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Caravan - I am driving from San Jose Del Cabo to So. Cal in early July. Date flexible. Looking to caravan with someone. If interested, please write me at: sbjohnz [- at -] hotmail. John - John, sbjohnz [- at -] hotmail.com

Orange County To San Jose Del Cabo - I will be driving down at or near the end of July, willing to bring your light freight in exchange for gas expenses. $50 minimum. You may ship to my local address in Laguna Niguel if need be. - Clive, aperture92629 [- at -] yahoo.com

Looking For 2 People To Help - I am looking for a companion/driver up to CA. leaving August 18. My destination is Northern CA., but up the peninsula to San Diego is when I need the help. Also, am looking for a house sitter to be at my home in Las Tunas from Aug. 18 to Sept 18...5 weeks, mas o minus. The position requires keeping track of an irrigation schedule and feeding 2 dogs twice/day. - Virginia Moonstone Mazzetti, moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-119-4098

Seattle To Todo Santos - We are leaving Seattle on August 31 and plan to arrive in Todo Santos on Sept. 3 or 4. If you are driving from anywhere along the way and would like to caravan, please reply. - Terry Hawes, thawes47 [- at -] gmail.com, 4252415693

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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)  Return to Top

Let us know if you find or place your pet so we can remove your ad -

Kitten Needs Loving Home - A very friendly roughly 3-month old Black and Dark Brown mix short hair domestic Kitten needs a loving home. It is well mannered, clean and in good condition. Very friendly and using the bathroom outdoors. It is treated with front-line and has it´s first set of shots, but I cannot keep it. Please help this kitten (named Spider) find a home. - Dan Binetti, danbinetti [- at -] yahoo.com, 044-612-117-0298, Todos Santos

Not Getting Enough Affection? - Need some loving? There are many beautiful cats and kittens just waiting to purr for you at Kitty Heaven. You could visit with them once a week or as often as you like. You might even want to help clean up a bit or maybe buy them some food. Why don't you come for a visit? - they love meeting new friends. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250

Good Info On What To Do If You Lose Your Dog In Baja (or Anywhere) - This excellent article courtesy of Baja Insider: www.bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm - The Baja Western Onion


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